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iPad Apps (Free)
To access these apps and others, go to www.appstore.com 

11+ Vocabulary Builder Lite – helps students boost their vocabulary by applying various study techniques. Designed in a quiz format and covers: alphabetical order, anagram pairs, antonym pairs, antonyms, combi-words, and spelling errors.

50 States and Capitals – helps students memorize states’ names and locations.

Aa Match Preschool Alphabet – an alphabet learning game for preschoolers.

ABS Magic Phonics – will help your child learn the sounds of the letters of the alphabet.

Adobe Voice – create stunning animated videos in minutes

Agnitus Kids Learning Program – 100+ curriculum based preschool and kindergarten learning games for 2 years old to 6 years old.

Alphabet Projector – great for letter recognition practice for pre-school and Kindergarten.

Baby Animals Match – a memory game for preschoolers.

Best Books for Tweens - a fun way to get more information about top rated books at the fifth and sixth grade level.

BrainPOP Featured Movie – explore more than 750 science, math, social studies, English, engineering & tech, arts & music, and health subjects.

Constitution for iPad – foundational document of the United States that is surprisingly misunderstood.

EarthViewer – use your fingertips to scroll through Earth history for the last 4.5 billion years.

Edmodo – makes it easy for teachers and students to stay connected and share information.

Educreations – use your iPad as a recordable whiteboard to record your voice, handwriting, and insert pictures.

Explain Everything – screencasting and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything.

Evernote – is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use.

Exoplanet – is a highly visual and interactive catalogue of all known exoplanets.

Fill The Cup – four math games allow children to experience math concepts through manipulation.

Flashcard Hero Free – make your own flash cards. Flashcard Hero keeps track of what fact you already know so you can focus on what you don’t know.

FlashFacts Free – whether you’re learning every trigonometric integral for calculus or just brushing up on your knowledge of 18th century French kings, FlashFacts can help.

Fun Math Games – more than 95 educational mini-games for children to build and sharpen their math skills.

GeoGebra 5 – dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that brings together geometry, algebra, spreadsheets, graphing, statistics and calculus all in one app.

Google Maps  - view 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View.

Grammar Time – All Parts of Speech – helps students learn to use the correct part of speech.

Haiku Deck – use to make presentations

History Line – a collaborative learning game for iPad focusing on US History.

Khan Academy – over 3,500 videos are available completely for free.

Kids Dinosaur Join and Connect the Dots Puzzles – Rex – complete connect the dot puzzles of your favorite dinosaurs, listen to their roar and learn how to pronounce each of their names.

Knowmia – create vibrant video presentations and lessons and publish them on the app’s website.  

Lynda.com – this desktop app for Mac brings unlimited access to a vast library of high quality, current and engaging video courses taught by industry experts.

Map Quiz – will help you learn where all the countries are in a game format.

Memory Master Free – test your short-term memory with Memory Master Free.

Music Keys – an app that teaches you how to play popular songs and teaches you to recognize piano keys.

myHomework Student Planner – a planner without network connection used for keeping track of school assignments.

MyScript Calculator – is simple and intuitive, just write the mathematical expression on the screen then let MyScript technology convert symbols and numbers to digital text and deliver the results in real time.

Motion Math Zoom – zoomable, stretchable number line.

Nearpod – an interactive presentation and assessment tool.

NiceIQ – Scientific Brain Training – designed by cognitive scientists based on scientific experiments that can train your memory, speed, focus, flexibility, problem-solving and thinking ability.

NPR for iPad – award-winning storytelling as a seamless mix of audio, text and images in a clean visual design.

Numbler Math Game – a game where players build math equations in a familiar crossword style board.

PBS Kids – free PBS video content.

Playwords Lite – makes learning words fun for kids. With three great games, it is challenging for children learning to read or starting to spell.

Pocket – when you find an interesting article, video or web page that you want to read, watch or view later, put it in Pocket.

Pocket Body Lite – this full body app, with its elegant design and nine layers of musculoskeletal, neurovascular, and internal organ visual content, contains over 70,000 words of learning material.

Preschool Animal Match – a memory game for preschoolers that will help them learn the names of animals while improving their memory skills.

See, Touch, Learn – use to build custom picture card lessons and automatically track the child’s responses.

SkyORB – a 3D real-time representation of the planets’ positions around the sun.

Sight Words for Reading HD – this app helps students learn sight words. It covers a few words from both the Fry’s and Dolch lists. Words are presented in fun videos.

Speed Reading – Dolch Sight Words and Grammar for Kids – Teachers and parents all over the world use Sight Words with Edi the giraffe as a funny and effective method to improve the reading skills of their students.

TapToTalk – give a non-verbal person a voice by turning your Apple device into an augmentative and alternative communication device.

Teaching with Technology Video Library – the NETS video library is a collection of video of actual classrooms, enriched by additional material such as lesson context, teacher handouts, and even student work, accessible alongside the video.

Touchcast – looks like a video, but feels like the web.

TranslateIt! Teacher – is a perfect tool for learning foreign languages.

Typing & Reciting Games – Learn and Practice How to Type and Recite Words – learn how to type , practice typing and reciting words of any language.

Typist – is a typing tutor, which helps students learn touch-typing.

Typing Fingers LT – an app that will teach you how to type the right way on your Mac.

Ultimate Math Tutor – master math, physics, chemistry, engineering, and more with these step-by-step video tutorial videos.

Video Science – a growing library of over 80 hands-on science lessons that is great for home and the classroom.

Virtual Manipulates – Math with visual, digital objects that represent meaning.